Members

Current Members

Hudnall-New-LargeTodd W. Hudnall, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
hudnall@txstate.edu
Principal Investigator
Office: Chemistry 313
Phone:512.245.4443

 

 

Brenton Gildner
Graduate (Ph.D.) Student
mbg51@txstate.edu
After completing his M.S. degree in the Hudnall group (2018), Brenton stayed on as a Ph.D. program in Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization (MSEC), and is currently exploring the development of main group catalysts supported by electrophilic carbenes.

Nate Paulsen
Graduate (M.S.) Student
nep21@txstate.edu
Nate is currently exploring the unusual electrophilic carbene architectures.

 

generic photoAndrew Lee
Graduate (M.S.) Student
ajl122@txstate.edu
Andrew is currently working on the synthesis of main group element doped polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) through the development of novel low valent p-block elements.

 

generic photoTristan Croft
Undergraduate
tlc181@txstate.edu
Tristan is currently working on the development of stable organic radicals for applications in OLEDs.

 

Former Postdocs

Dr. Christopher Dorsey (2012)
research scientist at Southwest Research Institute

Dr. Renzo Arias Ugarte (2014-2016)
staff scientist at UT El Paso

Dr. Tharushi Perera (2015-2017)
Lecturer at Syracuse

Former Students
Gabby Harmon
M.S. Degree Hudnall Research Group 2020
currently a PhD student at Texas A&M with Prof. Francois Gabbai
Anthony Saucedo
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2020
currently a PhD student at U. Mich.
Ragene Thornton
M.S. Degree Hudnall Research Group 2019
currently a PhD student at Baylor
Jordon Hilliard
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2019
currently a PhD student at OSU with Prof. Casey Wade
Isaac Blythe
M.S. Degree Hudnall Research Group 2018
currently a PhD student at U. Mich. with Melanie Sanford
Christopher Barragan
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2019
Sarah Champagne
REU Student 2018
currently a PhD student at University of Michigan
Rachel Koerber
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2018
currently a graduate student at UNT
Courtney Hazelton-Harrington
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2018
currently a graduate student at Colorado State
Greg Braun
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2018
Rodney Moss
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2019
Sedriel Montalvo, M.S. (with Debra Feakes)
Staff Scientist, TXST class of 2015
Kortney Melancon
TXST class of 2016
currently a PhD student at UNT with Prof. Tom Cundari
Cassie Deardorff
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2016
Antonio Torres
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2015
Melissa Cadena
Undergraduate (REU Program)
Beau Sterling
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2015
R. Eric Sikma
Undergraduate (REU Program)
Currently a Ph.D. student at University of Texas (Holliday Group)
Nicole Lambdin
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2015
Joshua Abraham
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2016
Rachel Bower
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2014
Michael Villarreal
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2016
Brian Nieto
Undergraduate (Texas State and REU Program)
Chelsee Arceneaux
Undergraduate (REU Program)
Gerry Ochoa
TXST Class of 2013
Ph.D. 2018, University of California, Davis
currently a lecturer at UC Davis
Ryan Mushinski
TXST Class of 2012
Ph.D. Texas A&M University, 2017
currently Assistant Professor at the University of Warwick
Brian Squires
TXST Class of 2013, B.S. Chemistry; 2016, M.S. Physics
currently Ph.D. student, UNT Physics Dept.
Kate Sincerbox
TXST Class of 2014
Kyna Schreiber, M.D.
TXST Class of 2011
M.D. University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2016
Ashley Martes
TXST Undergraduate
Roberta Rodrigues
TXST Graduate Student, M.A. 2014
Ph.D. 2019, University of Mississippi with Prof. Jared Delcamp
currently a Postdoc at Texas A&M with Prof. Francois Gabbai
Pavel Stepanov
TXST Undergraduate